Forget GDP and inflation levels- the true way to measure the American economy is by monitoring the sales of lipsticks and the most popular hemline for skirts. This infographic from Finances Online lools at the strange ways of measuring economic growth.
Who else would:
• Spend $7.5 billion on “just because” greeting cards?
• Rather live without sex than without their smartphone?
• Ever think that doing taxes is easier than eating healthy?
View the infographic below: